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no just the next 49 years. >> who'll i don't garcia learned his fight -- julio garcia learned his fight after 6:00 tonight. >> we're satisfied with the verdict. that's a long time to spend in prison. i think the jury was sending a message to the defendant with the way they stated their verdict that it was in fact 30 years plus 19 for vanessa's life so i think the jury's mind was in appropriate place. they were thinking of the victim and i think they want the defendant to think of her while he's in prison. >> the 27-year-old guatemalan immigrant stared blankly and friends and family of vanessa pham cried. >> i have no life. i go work and come home i stay in my room.
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>> vanessa family was 19, just finished her freshman year of college when she was stabbed to death inside her car leaving fairfax county shopping center afternoon of june 27th, 2010. >> i'm really sorry. i didn't know. it wasn't me. i didn't mean to hurt anybody never in my life i hurt nobody. >> jurors heard garcia tell investigators after his arrest that he killed her after she agreed to give him and his daughter a ride from the shopping center that day. >> he used the child as a ruse acted like bato get in the car and in my view he got in the car pulled that knife abducted her and taking her to that remote area probably to rape her and she faught him and he killed her. >> that was fairfax county commonwealth attorney raymond morrow around 9:00 tonight when
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everything wrapped up. vanessa pham's friends were there and they didn't want to say anything. >> we know the jury has made it's recommendation. what happens next? >> it's a recommendation. the judge has called everybody back into court in mid-november where she will begin imposing the sentence. she can go lower than the 49 years just not higher. >> bob barnard with the latest. thank you. >> now to breaking news in prince george's county. sky fox live over the scene. a woman was hit and killed here this evening. it happened just before 10:00 as the woman was walking along the eastbound lanes of route 202 right near route 50 in landover, maryland. you can see sky fox over the scene there. you can see what appears to be parts of a car possibly scattered across the roadway there. we're continuing to follow this story.
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it looks like several lanes are blocked off. we'll keep you posted on any new developments. >> a teenager is in critical condition after being hit by a car in montgomery county. sky fox was over the scene earlier on beers mill road in rockville. police say the 14-year-old suffered facial and skull fractures the driver stayed on the zino word if any charges will be filed. >> a neighborhood is in shock tonight after this community activist was gunned down in southeast. police say timothy dawkins was shot and killed around 7:30 on 4th street. friends say the 24-year-old father had studied to become a minister. >> he was very different. he went to seminary school when he was gone -- 21. he got married when he was 21. he was a positive young man in the community and had a bright future. >> dawkins was married and had a 2-year-old son. his family is making funeral arrangements.
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>> new tonight at 11:00. two years after a football player sustained a fatal head injury his family has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the ncaa. he collapsed and died six days later from severe head trauma. according to court documents his parents cited reckless disregard for player health and safety in their son's death. they claim the team's running back coach lead with their head. also named were other coaches and the helmet manufacturer. >> prince william county police need your help catching a pair of burglars caught on camera. take a look. this shows two people smashing into the front glass corridor. within seconds they break into the register and make off with the cash. the pair is also responsible for a series of commercial robberies
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over the weekend. someone tried to rob 13 businesses in prince william county. >> in fairfax county f.b.i. needs your help to catch a serial bank robber. the beacon hill bandit robbed the bank four times and used the same m.o. he walked into the bank talking on a cell phone demanded cash from the teller and then took off. >> some of the other big stories making national headlines tonight. police in georgia release the 911 calls from tuesday school's shooting the school's bookkeeper is being hailed a hero for keeping the shooter calm. >> he just went outside and started shooting. >> get somewhere self. >> yeah.
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i go got to go. -- i got to go. hold on. >> put the phone down. >> it's going to be all right sweet. i want you to know i love you and i'm proud of you. that's a good thing you just giving up and don't worry about it. we all go to through something in life. >> tell -- well tonight professional hostage negotiators are praising that woman ms. tuft and her natural ability to do what they are trained to do. >> well just one day after being sentenced to decades in prison for giving up thousands of secret documents to wikileaks website bradley manning wants to undergo gender change therapy. he is expected to serve his term in fort leavenworth which does not offer hormone reassignment surgery. >> nasdaq ended up 1% despite a technical glitch that halted
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tradeding -- trading for three hours. trading resumed about 30 minutes into the closing bell but several traders were surprised it took so long to come back online. >> it's flawed due to the fact there's too much reliance on technology and trading strategies and systems. we need to pull back and have human interaction intervene more and that confidence will come back into the market. >> the nasdaq said it would not open open orders but customers do have that option if they want it. >> still ahead on the news edge chuck brown made a lasting mark on the music world and the district. today on what would have been his 77th birthday we'll show you how d.c. is honoring the god father of go-go. >> i miss him so much. we've got great weather on the way and some of our models are insisting there could be a shower or storm as a frontal
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boundary passes south. >> this is fox 5 news edge at 11:00. >> storm storm ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ [ female announcer ] it's time healthy gets a dose of happy. new yoplait greek. bye-bye, stir. so long, sour. hello, happy. it's time to lick the lid again. ♪
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so i decided it was time to find some real harmony with nature. [ screaming ] whoo! oh, yeah. elmo! [ howling ] mmm! [ eagle chirps ] [ train whistles ] [ bird chirping ] [ screaming ] [ tuba bellows ] whoa. hey! [ screaming ] [ snoring ] music to mom's ears. we may live in houses, but we're born for busch gardens.
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mr. chuck brown the god father of go-go has been gone for a year and d.c. leaders gathered to break ground -- ground for a new park. >> you can almost hear chuck brown's music in the air. for decades his go-go tunes were played on this small stage in the park. >> three, two, one. >> all right. >> the park is now known as chuck brown memorial park and district officials along with brown family broke ground on what will soon stand as a tribute to his musical legacy. >> remember it ain't got a thing if it ain't got the go-go swing.
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>> all right. >> i used to come and bring my grandkids. >> bernice says thinking about chuck brown brings her happiness. >> when i went to the first go-go it was in the northwest garden and at that time it was chuck brown and soul searchers and the song was we the people and we just loved that song. we just partied so hard that night. >> many of the neighbors say since the 1970s people have come here to listen to music in this small amphitheater. the original plan when making this the chuck brown park was to really expand the amphitheater but residents in the area complained worried about traffic and crowd issues so that project was scaled down. >> in this case the community spoke and they were listened to and heard and so we did modify the design approach to a more passive design.
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>> work will get underway in just a few weeks. these renderings show how the park will look how its complete in a year. bernice taylor will be here for the ribbon cutting. >> i wouldn't miss it. >> in the district, matt acklin, fox 5 news. >> we miss you, chuck. >> heroine use is on the rise and why your favorite football team is making you fat. >> here's will thomas. >> hi, shawn. we begin with the added benefits of the flu vaccine. getting a flu shot may help protect you against a heart attack. researchers studied people resent ly hospitalized for heart attack and people with no history of heart disease the issue the heart patients were half as likely to have gotten a flu shot and twice as likely to have gotten sick with the flu. >> number four heroine use on the rise. a new report found people who prescribe prinz shin painkillers were 19 times more likely to start using heroine -- 4-5 new
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heroine users previously abused prescription pain medication. >> c.v.s. stopped writing and -- filling prescriptions. >> number two your favorite football team could be make you you fat. a new study found fans who support losing football teams often binge on fatty sugar laden foods following a defeat. fans of winning teams are more likely to choose healthier options after a win. number one racial equality isn't quite a realty yet. new study by the pew research. center find blacks lag behind whites when it comes to household income and 26% of blacks say their situation is better than it was five years ago down from 39% in 2009 and that is tonight's fox 5 top
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five. >> if you stepped out tonight you know it's a little better than it was earlier today. >> the late night models are trying to insist when this front swings down through pittsburgh into maryland it could produce a shower or rumble of thunder west of d.c. so maybe we hear that late tonight or during the day tomorrow but it's going to lead to a really nice weekend. >> i like that. we have to stop dressing alike. >> once again, shawn, i have on a pink kerr jacket earlier today. we're feeling in the pink. >> that's what it is -- pink kerr. >> let's take a look at next outside tonight. and yeah, tomorrow anniversary, two year anniversary of that big quake as we look live at the national cathedral. nice to have a quiet night. radar is quiet. temperaturewise here's what we're looking at. it's still 81 degrees. we still have humidity around. it was drier feeling than yesterday. and at that moment we don't have
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anything showing up on radar but temperatures are dropping up to our north. here's where our frontal boundary is. the frontal boundary is sliding through our area right now. we may see that touching off a shower or storm but we will be rewarded after it gets down south with a bit of a temperature drop. look at chicago. 11 degrees cooler than they were 24 hours ago. >> detroit cooler. binghamton cooler. that's what's going to be sinking through. that drier cooler air lags behind the front by a number of hours i wanted to show you it is able to produce showers and storms through the pittsburgh area. hagerstown wouldn't be surprised if this holds together and affects you later tonight and also out through ohio. perhaps more energy may ride down in our direction. closer look at showers and storms. not seeing as much lightening as i was. i think they'll start weakening out. certainly nothing severe. as the frontal boundary passes
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by later tonight and during the morning hours it's possible it could still produce a shower or a storm along the front. best chance i think west central virginia down through southern maryland and maybe a rumble of thunder but guess what? it is going eventually push south of us and we're going to see a beautiful weekend with lots of sunshine, sunshine park b on -- parking on top of us. check out the futurecast. i wanted you to see what we're seeing. at 11 clock catching those showers coming out of pittsburgh and then it tries to even keep some together out here through western maryland and the panned handle of west virginia. tomorrow morning it spins storms down south during the afternoon hours and then we see the frontal system clearing. so it has this model in particular has been slowing down the passage of the frontal boundary by a little bit so we'll take that into consideration with our forecast. 72 a shower possible around the front and that's why you'll see
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us calling for a morning shower and thundershower south of d.c. let's wrap it up with our seven-day forecast. beautiful looking weekend. monday looks like it will be mostly sunny as well. a lot of kids are heading back to school next week. it's going to be warm. showers asked -- scattered about. enjoy the weekend and enjoy lindsay murphy. shows up next. >> -- she's up next. >> thank you, sue. >> mike shanahan has released his plans for saturday's game versus the bills. today robert griffin iii fined $10,000 for wearing the operation patience t-shirt game on monday. in the article fletcher revealed he suffered a concussion last preseason and he and the team never publicly disclosed the
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information. he played 240 straight games. he admitted the concussion plagued him deep into the season and admitted to having sustained multiple concussions throughout his football car here. >> the bell ringing and you see stars for a second and then you're back to normal you know after two, three seconds or whatever the case may be. it's just the way the game is. but at the end of the day we still have to be smartest players and protect ourselves. i know i've been guilty of needing nothing protect me from me because again i don't tell them everything that's going on from the little injury standpoint. >> dante stallworth is hoping for another chance with the redskins. he played parts of the 2011 season and caught two touchdown passes. most of training camp he's been
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an observation server. he feels good and plans to play on saturday. he is trying to balance being a proven vet and having to prove himself again. >> one thing that works to my advantage i know the offense and i know what they expect out of t the wide receivers here so that probably alone just helps me personally but you know you have that was two years ago and you're only as good as your last game. so i look forward to getting out there saturday and putting a good showing up. >> how did things go from so good to so bad for stephen strasburg? we'll show you how a pitch changed his night. >> [ superfan ] we're hitting the road to help america discover the new helper.
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the nationals acquired david dejesus monday and placed him on wavers later that day. today tampa bay claimed dejesus. >> meanwhile in chicago ryan zimmerman wasted no time getting the nationals involved in this game. first pitch a homerun to right center. the nats would build a 4-0 lead. give that kid a contract in the front row. pretty impressive stuff. meanwhile defensively stephen strasburg had eight strikeouts a 2-1 lead and he was one out away
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from his second complete game. the nats win in the bottom of the ninth. donny murphy unloads on the strasburg pitch sending it hi and left. bryce harper saw it leave the park. strasburg was one out shy of his complete game. chad tracy would get the job done. the nationals beat the cubs 5-4 in 13 innings. afterwards davy johnson. >> stras pitched a heck of ballgame. you hate to see him beat by a curved ball. murphy. he pitched a great game. he was throwing the ball very good. >> today golfers had to endure several weather delays in new jersey. tiger woods tops the fedex standings with five victories this year.
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woods carted a bogey free four under 67. right now she three shots off the pace. kevin stade her is your leader. the capitals have agreed to deal with michael groff bosque -- >> that's a wrap on sports. >> i'd be sitting there with my friends who had their verizon phones and i'd be sitting there like "mine's still loading!" i couldn't get email. i couldn't stream movies. i couldn't upload any of our music. i couldn't count on it, that's when i decided to switch. now that i'm on verizon, everything moves fast. with verizon, i have that reliability. i'm completely happy with verizon. verizon's 4g lte is the most reliliable and in more places than any other 4g network. period. that's powerful. verizon.
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a coup smalls of showers -- a couple of showers around. >> thank you guys for joining us tonight.
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>> today on "tmz" -- >> now we know wentworth miller, prison break, is not into putin because he's gay. >> had a film entered in the film festival. invited to come and wrote this letter. it says, as a gay man, i must decline. >> now i get "prison break. >> he was the only guy on the show who wanted stay in the prison. >> that's true! >> madonna, where she's still 20 years old, she has a grill in now. >> wearing a damn grill! >> that's a face, jeepers! >> looks like she got stung by bees or allergic to something. >> lead singer of black keys just finalized his divorce. his wife, it says she gets to keep bob dylylan's hair. >> who buys someone's hair?
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>> suppose i have freddy's air. >> has to be somebody cooler. >> randy savage. he's the macho man. that's different. >> lindsay lohan is trying to call us out after we said she's making bad decisions. >> trying to help her, ok. you see somebody walking across the street and car is about to hit him, jump over there and grab him. >> that car was going to pick her up and take her to disneyland. >> you know what they do at disneyland? ecstasy. > where does that come from? >> you guys never done disneyland? [laughter] [captioning made possible by warner bros. domestic television distribution] >> prison break star wentworth miller has come out of the closet and now he wants to stick it to putin. and can you blame him? >> so yesterday's internet like exploded. >> totally. >> wentworth miller came out as a gay man -- >> women, react. >> it's not fair!
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>> gay men, react! but wentworth didn't just say he was gay, he said he was gay for russia. which is different then it sounds. >> he had a film entered in the same film festival and was invited to come. >> miller refused, citing russias severe anti-gay laws saying in a letter -- as a gay man, i must decline. i cannot in good conscious celebrate in a celebratory occasion hosted by a country where people like myself are being systematically denied to live and open lovingly. >> great on a couple levels. he didn't do it to say look at me, everybody. it's also attached to a really impo to take a stand and i have to make a declaration here. and it feels more important and better. >> he's a good guy. >> how, how did this not come out before that he's -- women love him. there's putin getting thrown out of left and right.
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>> putin? oh, putin, that sounds dirty. >> the other guy is like why didn't you come out with her on the show so i could have got even more putin? >> yes, domanix the real putin here. but speaking of putin and gays -- >> best thing about russia is vladimir putin on the horse shirtless. >> is that a male horse? we would not want to have to arrest you vladimir putin. and for god's sake, cover up! thanks, civil rights! >> we got kristin cavallari in full on bitchy girl mode. she's leaving a place called hoe ray henry's. >> are you paying for my taxi? >> yeah. >> $20. >> yeah. >> there's a bunch of paparazzi flashing her cameras and she's just complaining.
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>> you got to pose for me. >> five, let's go! five each. give me $5! pony the [bleep]. >> was she serious? >> i'm telling you, this is pitchy girl mode. it is very, very common among women. [laughter] >> she's drunk and she's out and just having fun. i watched the video. >> i like you a lot. you're wrong. >> you can't say she's wrong. it's not objective. >> harvey, we have a kristin cavallari expert. someone that has known her very well over the years. [laughter] >> kristin cavallari's efinitely a bitch. >> like that. >> this is bob dylan's hair. it's legendary. it's lustrous. and it's also living in tennessee with some recently divorced lady! don't worry, we will explain. dan auerbach, lead singer of the
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black keys, finalized his divorce. his wife listed the weirdest thing under the stuff that she gets. it says that she gets to keep bob dylan's hair. >> yes. dan owns some of bock dylan's hair. not anymore, now his ex-wife has it. divorce is sad. but what is eric doing, young folk singer dylan, weird '60's doing? old man that looks like a drifter who might stab you dylan? we need more information! >> it doesn't offer anymore information. it doesn't say where they got it. it doesn't say how they got it. it doesn't say anything t just says bob dylan hair. >> you know what it means legally? >> what? >> she won by a hair! >> no, no, harvey, no! >> don't listen to him, boss. that was delicious word play. as for bob dylan, he's released the following statement -- >> well said, sir.


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